This course is targeted at individuals who want to understand what healthcare analytics is, how data analytics can be used in healthcare, and how it is implemented. The course has 5 parts:
Areas Currently Utilizing Predictive Analytics
Healthcare Transformation Model
Starting a Predictive Analytics Program
The Analytics Program Lifecycle
Challenges to Implementing Analytics
What am I going to get from this course?
Understand what healthcare analytics is, identify the 5-stage Analytics Program Lifecycle, and identify four types of analytics (i.e., descriptive analytics, diagnostic analytics, predictive analytics, and prescriptive analytics) and several areas currently benefiting from predictive analytics.
Prerequisites and Target Audience
What will students need to know or do before starting this course?
No technical knowledge is needed. This course is an introduction and an overview of healthcare analytics.
Who should take this course? Who should not?
Anyone who wants an easy introduction to healthcare analytics and gain understanding of the technology components.